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Berbers from Northwest Africa who conquered the Iberian peninsula (711). The word Moor is a Middle French/Middle English term derived from the Latin Maurus, an inhabitant of Mauritania (fourteenth century).

See also Berbers; Sri Lanka, Islam in

Subjects: Islam — Shakespeare Studies and Criticism.

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